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Creator:
unknown artist
after Sir Godfrey Kneller, 1646–1723, German, active in Britain (from 1676)
Title:

Head of a Young Man

Date:
undated
Medium:
Black chalk, red chalk, and white chalk on medium, moderately textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 1/4 x 10 7/16in. (31.1 x 26.5cm) and Sheet: 12 3/8 × 10 1/2 inches (31.4 × 26.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Drawing by Richardson [...]"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5684
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
face | figure study | head | man | portrait
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10883
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